Seattle was a whole new world for me. The furthest north on the west coast of the U.S. I had ever been was Petaluma, CA. I had never crossed over into the Pacific Northwest. Amid the absolute beauty of the nature and green forests that line the PNW, there were so many things to do […]
I survived my first backpacking trip (barely). Even with the minor (or major, considering our truck broke down) bumps in the road, there was still beautiful scenery and much to be learned from the Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains, just outside of Bishop, California.
I recently took the train home from San Diego this last weekend. As I sat down on the train I immediately plugged in- headphones on, sunglasses over my eyes, and face buried in the book I was reading. I was thinking to myself, “Wow, I must be so approachable right now, reading a book!”
Since graduating, I’ve been trying to save the extra dollar here and there and shop a little smarter. Therefore, I’ve been finding the poor man’s treasures of those expensive brands and stores we all love so you don’t have to break the bank.